The Best Of The Adventures Of Ozzie And Harriet 3 Seasons 1952
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1. The Fall Guy Oz advises David to stand up for his rights and not to let people take advantage of him, but the advice backfires.
2. David's Birthday David Nelson has an unexpected visitor at his seventeenth birthday party.
3. David's Engagement David has matrimonial plans with his steady. Ozzie and Harriet realize that David will get married someday, but think that he is too young to tie the knot.
4. A Ball Of Tinfoil Harriet decides there is too much junk accumulated in the Nelson garage, attic and cellar. Ozzie rents a trailer to haul the stuff away to the junkyard but discovers this is only the beginning of his problem.
5. Captain Salty And The Submarine Ozzie finds out that a kiddie program, Captain Salty and the Submarine, holds a great deal of interest for adults as well. It is not at all surprising that several other fathers in the neighborhood share his enthusiasm.
6. Ricky, The Drummer This is Ricky's night. He gets to play drums in a name band, do a bop dance with a party girl, and sing a rhythm and blues recording to an enthusiastic audience. Ricky performs for his first time on the show..
7. Tutti Frutti Ice Cream Recollections of Ozzie's high school days bring a sudden rage for tutti frutti ice cream. There is a happy scene in an old fashioned parlor where Ozzie, Harriet, David and Rick sing to the accompaniment of Ozzie's banjo and Harriet's dancing.
8. The Trophy The Nelsons enter the family decathlon at the annual Men's Club picnic. The deciding event is the cross-country obstacle race, which Ozzie must win if he is to uphold the honor of the family and win the coveted trophy. In this episode Rick also sings, plays guitar and does a sensational dance.
9. Closed Circuit Ricky sets up a closed circuit television studio in the basement.
10. Top Gun Ozzie regales the neighborhood kids with his story of his great-grandfather "Six-Gun Nelson." They corner Ozzie into a shoot-out with TV Western star "Tex Barton" at a supermarket opening.
11. Rick's Riding Lesson When Ricky meets a beautiful riding instructor (Venetia Stevenson) at the local stables, he decides to take some riding lessons. He makes a deal with her - he'll teach her how to play guitar if she'll teach him how to ride. There is much fun at the Chuck Wagon party where the gang sings "Cindy."
12. David, The Law Clerk David applies for the position of clerk in a law office. However, when Ozzie, Harriet and Ricky try to be helpful, they almost cost Dave the job. In a dream-filled night, David vividly pictures a hilarious courtroom scene in which he plays all the characters.
13. The Circus David's duties as a law clerk take him down to the circus where he becomes more than slightly interested in one of the circus glamour girls. In the flying trapeze act presented by David and Ricky, they don't use doubles but actually perform their own stunts.
14. His Brother's Girl Fraternal bonds between David and Ricky are suddenly threatened when Dave finds himself attracted to his brother's girl. The situation is further complicated when the young lady in question shows her true feelings and the eternal triangle takes shape.
15. Rick Counts The Ballots Rick's ability to keep a secret is put to the test when he finds himself in charge of counting the ballots for the "Campus Queen Contest" ? especially since his girlfriend, one of the leading contestants, is determined to learn the results.
16. The Newlyweds Get Settled While David and his new bride June (played by his real-life new bride June Blair) are away on their honeymoon, Harriet, with Ozzie's assistance, decides to fix up their apartment for them. However, with the return of the newlyweds, Harriet suddenly becomes worried that she has overstepped her rights as mother-in-law.
17. The Fraternity Rents Out A Room When the best room in Rick and Wally's fraternity is vacated, they vote to rent out the room to take in funds for their fast-dwindling treasury. Wally Cox guest stars as the professor who disrupts the easy-going fraternity life.
18. Making Wally Study Rick and his friends decide to enforce good study habits on Wally when they realize his grades are a threat to the scholastic standing of their fraternity. However, matters become complicated when Wally hits the books and Rick is elected to take charge of Wally's girlfriend, Ginger.
19. Publicity For The Fraternity Rick and his friends decide their fraternity is sadly in need of publicity go on a campaign to gain some campus recognition. When all their antics are ignored by the school press, they decide to take some drastic measures, which pay off a little differently that they had expected. Directed by David Nelson.
20. The Swami When Rick successfully enlivens a fraternity party by disguising himself as a swami and telling fortunes, Ozzie and his friend Joe decide that the same act would prove a huge success at the Women's Club dance. However, even a swami couldn't predict the hilarious results arising from Ozzie in disguise... especially when Harriet and Clara decide to get in on the act.
21. Rick And Kris Go To The Mountains When Rick, Wally and some of the fraternity members decide to hold a poker party at Kris's (Kristen Harmon, Rick's real-life wife) folks' mountain cabin over the weekend, Kris assumes the wives and girlfriends are also included - the resulting situation is a hilarious mix-up with Rick right in the middle. Directed by David Nelson.
22. The Ballerina Rick and some of his fraternity brothers consent to put on a comedy ballet act for the Women's Club Annual Children's Show. However, when the fellows get discouraged, Kris comes to the rescue by volunteering to perform the real thing. She shows her delightful capabilities as a true ballerina. In a dream sequence, she and Rick present an expertly performed excerpt from "Swan Lake."
23. The Prowler When Ozzie tries to get out of playing bridge with his neighbors, Joe and Clara Randolph, by pretending to go on a fishing trip, his scheme backfires and an embarrassing and hilarious situation is the result.
24. The Game Room When Ozzie decides to buy a new pool table and convert David and Rick's old bedroom into a game room, he meets with some opposition from Harriet. To get his way, Oz and his pal Joe come up with some sneaky strategies, including taking the girls to the Billiards-A-Go-Go. This was the last episode made in the series.
|Genres||Comedy, Kids & Family|
|Supporting actors||David Nelson, Ricky Nelson, Don DeFore|
|Executive Producer||Robert Angus|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
I used to watch these shows when I was a kid I liked them then and still like them. They have no bad words and no x-rated scenes.
I like that in a show. Read more
GREAT SHOWS, BUT THERE ARE SUPPOSED TO BE COMMENTARIES ON A FEW SHOWS, BUT THERE ARE NONE WHEN YOU PUSH THE OPTION `PLAY WITH COMMENTARY`. Read morePublished 6 months ago by bigolbear
rented this ozzie & harriet t.v. show of the 1950's just to see that good looking ricky nelson. no other reason but ricky.Published 11 months ago by Tamara Ching
What every young child should watch now to see what they are missing in their life as it is todayPublished 13 months ago by Sandra Tivis
These episodes are truly the best of the Ozzie & Harriet. We thoroughly enjoy this video and the quality is excellent.Published 14 months ago by EJW
My memory of these shows was warmer than when I revisited them. Everyone but Ozzie is stiff and awkward like they really didn't want to be filmed. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Waialuahaole
I was a little hesitant after reading one fairly negative review of this collection, but I am so glad I got it! That one negative review is way off! Read morePublished 19 months ago by Chirs
As wonderful as this DVD is (great commentaries), there's a complete collection on its way(roughly Dec. 2014). Read morePublished on October 25, 2011 by Blast from the Past
The Best of the Adventures of the Ozzie and Harriet is the second set I purchased. Those who love the Nelson's should invest in this 4-disk colletion.
What a family! Read more